Through the National Competitive Bidding (NCB) procedures, specified in the Procurement Act 2003, The Guyana Energy Agency invites eligible bidders to submit their sealed bids for the following: Supply and Delivery of Energy Efficient Lamps and 100 Watts Stand Alone Solar Street Lamps to the Ministry of Public Works, Wight’s Lane, Kingston, Georgetown Interested bidders may obtain further information, inspect the bidding documents and uplift a complete set of the bidding documents from the cashier at the Guyana Energy Agency,…

Through the National Competitive Bidding (NCB) procedures, specified in the Procurement Act 2003, The Guyana Energy Agency invites eligible bidders to submit their sealed bids for the following: Design, Supply, Installation and Commissioning of Off-Grid Solar Photovoltaic Mini-Grid Systems and Electrical Distribution Networks in Regions 1, 2, 7, 8 and 10 Interested bidders may obtain further information, inspect the bidding documents and uplift a complete set of the bidding documents from the cashier at the Guyana Energy Agency, 295 Quamina…

The Government of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana has received financing from the Islamic Development Bank towards the cost of the Small Hydropower Project, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consultant services. The services include the Design Review and Construction Supervision of two Hydropower Plants, namely: a) the construction of a new I .5MW Kumu hydropower plant and b) the rehabilitation and upgrade of the defunct Moco Moco hydropower to 0.7MW capacity. The consultancy services will be…

The Government of Guyana has received a loan from the Inter-American Development Bank towards the implementation of the Energy Matrix Diversification and Institutional Strengthening of the Department of Energy Project, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this loan to payments under the Contract for the Design, Supply and Installation of Transmission Lines to accommodate the Solar PV Plants at Bartica and Lethem in 2 Lots. The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) now invites sealed bids from eligible…

Street Lighting is an important service that helps to contribute to safety and security of the public, businesses, and residential spaces. Street lights also aide in crime prevention and recreational activities. Over the years, this service has significantly contributed to the energy consumption from the utility at a considerable cost. In keeping with its mandate to develop and encourage the development and utilisation of sources of energy, other than sources presently in use; and to carry out research into all…

Georgetown, July 2019: Under the second phase of the Latin America and the Caribbean Energy Efficiency Program (PALCEE) supported by the Austrian Development Cooperation and the Latin American Energy Organisation (OLADE), the Guyana Energy Agency has commenced the demonstration of energy efficient lights benefitting 500 vulnerable households.   According to Ms. Shevon Wood, Head of the Energy and Energy Statistics Division of the GEA….”the project is in accordance with the objectives of the Green State Development Strategy and the National…

Georgetown, April 2019: The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA), with support from the Canadian High Commission in Georgetown, under a grant from the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI), supervised the installation of nine (9) integrated stand-alone solar powered 80W Light Emitted Diode (LED) street lights at the Guyana National Park. At a cost of two million, four hundred and sixty-five thousand dollars (G$2,465,000), the project aims to provide patrons who access the National Park through the parking area and those…

Georgetown, July 2019: The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) recently held a public consultation with stakeholders and residents of the villages of St. Ignatius, Kumu and Quarrie as preparation is advanced for a proposed 1.5 megawatt Kumu Hydropower Project. With over 140 participants, the consultation which was held in St Ignatius at the ‘Community Benab’ was conducted as part of the process to ensure that both residents and other stakeholders were aware of what the project entails, its benefits to the…

Georgetown, September 2018: The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA), in 2017, installed 0.96 MW solar Photovoltaic (PV) systems on the rooftops of 70 Government buildings.  An additional 1.94 MW rooftop Solar PV panels will be installed at 90 government buildings by the end of 2018. In keeping with the Government’s Green State Development Strategy, the Guyana Energy Agency continues to monitor, design and advance initiatives focused on transitioning towards renewable energy and greater energy independence. From the experience gained thus far,…

Georgetown, August 13 2018:  The Guyana Energy Agency, in collaboration with the Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE), hosted a consultation workshop for key stakeholders titled ‘Human Resources Management, Energy Statistics & Planning Awareness’ on August 13, 2018 at the Pegasus Hotel, Georgetown. The workshop was conceptualized under the frame work of the ‘Caribbean Energy Statistics Capacity Enhancement Project’ which has been implemented and supported by OLADE and the International Development Association – World Bank. The Project’s main objective is to…